Snark wins the night!
Although we were pulling for Christina Hendricks to take home the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama during the Emmys 2012, it's hard to begrudge the legendary Dame Maggie Smith any award.
So we're happy to say Maggie Smith won Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama for her work as the Dowager Countess during Downton Abbey Season 2. We're just sad she wasn't there to accept in person.
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Rebecca Martin is an editor at Wetpaint Entertainment. Follow her on Twitter @BeccaMartin47.
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